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    Island of Argostolia, Greece: Air V Pilot in cockpit. SCU Pilot pointing down. Air V Naval craft off Greek Island of Argostolia. Air V Wrecked buildings. Another Air V Ditto. Air V Coastline. Angle V Sunderland float touching down, off island. Travel V Damage on foreshore. GV Damaged building. CU Stone blocks split with fissure. SV Pan Large stone blocks outside bank of Greece. GV Damaged stone. SV Woman out of damaged building. SV Women sitting among rubble. SCU Pan down Greek boiling something over fire in road. GV Royal Navy Tent H.Q. CU Bearded type from H.M.S. 'DARING' GV Pan British sorting gift parcels. SV Operating field kitchen. SV Women gathered around field kitchen. CU Ladelling out soup. SCU Old woman drinks. GV Stone masonry on foreshore. SV Car among debris. Shot Cat runs into damaged building. SV Greeks looking at street filled with masonry.



    Angle V Wrecked house. SV Pan Damaged buildings. GV More damage. SV Ditto. SV Damage. SV Pan On Damaged buildings. CU Greek type staring at damage.



    ENGLAND: FIRST PICTURES GREEK 'QUAKE. Paramount Cameraman flies to Indian Islands & secures graphic pictures of ruins. Royal Navy organises relief for hundred-thousand homeless. Lyneham, England Int. V Loading hangar - R.A.F. station, Lyneham. SV Aircraftsman on top of heap of clothing bales. GV Night Bales of clothing into plane. SV Ditto. CU Bales handled inside plane. GV Pan to BV Plane taking off at Lyneham.



    Environment; Navy - Active; Self-Reference; Earthquake; Disasters and Accidents; Greece




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    Film ID:
    VLVAERJ6YLGS1SM8Y2GXC1E24CXIT
    Media URN:
    VLVAERJ6YLGS1SM8Y2GXC1E24CXIT
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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